Category Archives: Adult Education

Seder Songs

Dear Friends, I am pleased to offer Seder songs I recorded for anyone to use to spice up their Seder experiences. Please click on the links below to hear the music. I also added some Passover Parodies and lyrics, to … Continue reading

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Defiant Requiem

The Defiant Requiem: Verdi at Terezin tells the story of the courageous Jewish prisoners in the Theresienstadt Concentration Camp who performed Verdi’s Requiem Mass. The two-hour multimedia performance, created by conductor Murry Sidlin and performed by the Detroit Symphony Orchestra, … Continue reading

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Men’s Club Seder: Pesach and Potables – March 22

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Seniors Learning: Things You Missed in Religious School – February 21

Thursday, February 21, 2017 1:00 p.m. Join Rabbi Yonatan Dahlen to learn some often overlooked practices, and why we do some of the things we do. For information, contact Wren Beaulieu-Hack at wren@shaareyzedek.org or 248.357.5544.

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In Selma, My Feet Were Praying: Judaism and Martin Luther King, Jr. – January 15

  Sunday, January 15, 2017 11:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Adults are invited to the Berman Center for Jewish Education where Rabbi Aaron Starr will explore Jewish involvement in the civil rights movement, and the Jews’ relationship with Martin Luther King, Jr. … Continue reading

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Exploring the Siddur – January 10

Tuesday, January 10, 2017 1:00-2:00 p.m. Shaarey Zedek Seniors and the Berman Center for Jewish Education host a study session with Rabbi Yonatan Dahlen. For more information, contact Janet Pont at jpont@shaareyzedek.org or 248.357.5544.

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Berman Night of Learning – January 5

Thursday, January 5, 2017 7:00 p.m. A Light Unto the Nations: The Challenge of Public Mitzvot with Rabbi Yonatan Dahlen The final in a series of classes examining the way we practice and view Chanukah in our modern world. Come … Continue reading

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One For Each Night

Brief Kavannot (spiritual thoughts) for Chanukah presented by the Rabbinical Assembly-Michigan Region. Click HERE to read thoughts for each night of the holiday written by local Rabbis, including Rabbi Aaron Starr and Rabbi Yonatan Dahlen. [PDF]

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Chanukah: Ancient Celebration, Modern Application – December 11

Sunday, December 11, 2016 9:30 a.m. Rabbi Aaron Starr leads a meaningful class as we explore the deeper meaning of Chanukah and explore how we can make thousand-year-old rituals new and meaningful for our families.

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Judaism Alive! – December 11, 2016

Sunday, December 11, 2016 9:30 a.m. Join Rabbi Yonatan Dahlen for monthly classes on mindfulness, mediation and Jewish mysticism, and how these subjects can heighten prayer and deepen connection to ourselves, God and the world around us.

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